Mr. Allen, 88 of Lebanon and formerly of Donelson, passed away June 18, 2012 at Quality Care Nursing Home.
Graveside services will be conducted 10 a.m. Friday, June 22 at the Woodlawn Memorial Park in Nashville with Rev. David Hesson officiating.
Born July 19, 1923, in Detroit, Michigan, Mr. Allen was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII, a member of First United Methodist Church and was retired from AVCO Aerostructures where he was an aerospace tooling engineer.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George David Allen and Gertrude Latimer Allen; daughter, Shelley Rae Allen; grandson, Jason Michael Allen; two half sisters: Leota Savage and Anna Landry.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years Marjorie Kahler Allen; son James Michael (Pamela) Allen of Donelson; grandchildren Jesse (Sabrina) Allen of Donelson, Noel Kahler Fox and Amanda Elizabeth Fox of Franklin.
Arrangements by Lebanons Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.